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The December 2016 Journal has been issued and will be finding its way to members via their chosen delivery method. This edition features:

Front cover : Over Whitacre church.

  • Editor & Chairman's little box, p.1
  • Map of new venue, p.1
    Secretary's scribbles, p.2
  • Forthcoming meetings, p.3
  • Monthly help desks, p.3
  • Over Whitacre church history, p. 4
  • Speaker Meeting reports by Val Lewis:
       Outside the Law ? Illegitimacy 1700-1987, p. 7
       A Tale of Two Hannahs, p. 7
    What's in a name?, p. 8

Reading between the lines... of the Census, p.8
Public trees on line - can be a menace, p.9
Marriage by Licence for persons from the Nuneaton area, p.10
What is Where - Birmingham & the Black Country, p.11
Family History resources in Warwickshire libraries, p.13
British Legion at Arbury Hall (photograph), p.14

The Speckled Band, p. 15
For those who served during WW1, p. 17
A brave Warwickshire woman in the Great War, p. 17
New members and their surname interests, p. 18
An email to Dr. Eales, p.18
Goons seminar, p. 18
Two N. Warks men who won the DCM, p. 19
The sale of original documents, p. 21

Back cover :  Focus on Monks Kirby
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